The Bike Life is about everything and everyone to do with bicycling in Dayton, the region, the state and the world. If it's on two wheels and muscle-powered, we're interested in it.

Bike share launches in Dayton

8:09 pm May. 5, 2015

It was Link Dayton launch day at Courthouse Square downtown today under a beautiful blue sky. There were food trucks, there were dignitaries, there was SWAG, and – most of all – there were a

C’mon Ohio! We can do better than this!

7:44 pm Apr. 29, 2015

The League of American Bicyclists, the largest and oldest bicycling organization in the country, released its list of new Bicycle Friendly Businesses last week.


Sadly, out 161 new businesses certified by the league’s program, only one was in Ohio: Wheelie Fun Bike Shop in Powell, a northern suburb of Columbus. The mom and pop shop entered the program at the silver level, the second tier of the program, not an easy

Eastwood MetroPark bridge open again

9:02 pm Apr. 22, 2015

Lovers of the Mad River Recreational Trail and those who like to ride out to (and through) Eastwood MetroPark will be happy to know that the Eastwood Lagoon Bridge reopened on Monday.

The new

Spring calendar jammed with bike events

8:56 pm Apr. 17, 2015

So many things happening!

The 50 or so people who showed up to the Bike Miami Valley Regional Advocacy Social on Tuesday at TJ Chumps in Miamisburg had their thumbs flying on the smartphone calendars trying

The Bike Life rolls out

10:00 am Apr. 14, 2015

Hello world! Events around bicycling are moving fast in the Miami Valley, and is here to cover it. I’ll be doing my best to keep you up to date on all the most interesting